Name Gill Origin, meaning, pronunciation & popularity of the name Gill


Gill is a ♀ girl’s name and a ♂ boy’s name. Gill thus belongs to the gender-neutral unisex names.

What is the origin of the name Gill?

Gill is a name of various origins. It is a Dutch variant of the name Giles. In English, it is a gender-neutral short form of the names Gillian or William. The boy’s name Gill could be of Hebrew origin as well.

What does the name Gill mean?

The boy’s name Gill means “young goat” (from Giles). The unisex name Gill has the meanings “of the family of the Julii”, “dedicated to Jupiter” or “devoted to Jove” (from Gillian) and “resolute protector” (from William). In Hebrew, Gill derived from “gíl/גִּיל” meaning “happiness” or “joy”.

Pronunciation of Gill

Popularity of the name Gill

The name Gill is ranked #11866 overall.

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